Butter Cake @ Section 17, Petaling Jaya

Butter Cake @ Section 17, Petaling Jaya
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) butter cake from Section 17 I have been slowly exploring Section 17′s food joints and one day, I stumbled on this discovery, a drinks stall that also sold homemade butter cake by special order. Spurred on by some regular customers who had sampled the cake before, I decided to take a risk ...

Revisiting Japanese Food @ Ju.Ne Japanese Restaurant, Solaris Dutamas, Kuala Lumpur

Revisiting Japanese Food @ Ju.Ne Japanese Restaurant, Solaris Dutamas, Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) chirashi sushi Strange. It is going to come up to one year since I first posted on Ju.Ne Japanese Restaurant at Solaris Dutamas. I had ended last year’s post to say I’ll be back. Well, we did return but not in a Terminator fashion with guns blazing. Instead visits to this place ...

Dining Out @ Soup Restaurant, 1 Utama Shopping Centre, Petaling Jaya

Dining Out @ Soup Restaurant, 1 Utama Shopping Centre, Petaling Jaya
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) Soup Restaurant’s ultra Chinese setting with faux bamboo and red wooden carved panels In recent months, Singaporean restaurants seem to have invaded our shores. The Paradise group first started their onslaught with Paradise Inn at Sunway Pyramid. This was followed by brand new openings at Paradigm Mall such as Paradise Dynasty that ...

Sunday Breakfast Idea – Croque Madame Muffins from Rachel Khoo’s The Little Paris Kitchen

Sunday Breakfast Idea - Croque Madame Muffins from Rachel Khoo's The Little Paris Kitchen
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) I love Sundays. Things really start to wind down with Sunday. That works for me since the busy Monday is just round the corner. For me, the best thing I love about this day is it is time to explore the kitchen and whip up something indulgent, like these Croque Madame Muffins. ...

Fish Head Noodles @ Restoran Teo Chow, Jalan Changkat Thambi Dollah, Pudu, Kuala Lumpur

Fish Head Noodles @ Restoran Teo Chow, Jalan Changkat Thambi Dollah, Pudu, Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) Mix of deep-fried fish head and poached fish slices with noodles Getting back into the groove of blogging has been a tad difficult these few months. I’ve been nagged by many who have been wondering why I’ve decided to just stop. I guess it’s a combo of things. Firstly the lack of ...

Fresca Mexican Kitchen & Bar @ The Gardens, Mid Valley City, Kuala Lumpur

Fresca Mexican Kitchen & Bar @ The Gardens, Mid Valley City, Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) KL-lites have always had a fondness of Tex-Mex items that we are no longer strangers to tacos, enchiladas, quesadillas and burritos (or what is described in this place’s menu, a bit like our local popiah). Recently joining the fold is Fresca Mexican Kitchen & Bar. It has the advantage of prime location, ...

Chin Mee Chin (CMC) Confectionery @ Katong, Singapore

Chin Mee Chin (CMC) Confectionery @ Katong, Singapore
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) On the outside, Singapore may be all about glitz, glamour or fine dining. Take some time and scratch beyond that faux facade. You will be surprised to discover old school places beautifully preserved like Chin Mee Chin Confectionery, this Hainanese stalwart in the heart of Katong. One Saturday morning, we dropped by ...

A Touch of Nonya Influence with Debbie Teoh 2012 @ Chatz Brasserie, Parkroyal Kuala Lumpur

A Touch of Nonya Influence with Debbie Teoh 2012 @ Chatz Brasserie, Parkroyal Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) Save these dates. From 11 May to 10 June, Debbie Teoh’s Nonya food promotion is back at Chatz Brasserie, Parkroyal Kuala Lumpur. Famed for her Nonya dishes, this is the best opportunity to sample her repertoire at a restaurant since she does mostly catering. Last year’s (see the previous blogpost) promotion received ...

Transparent Apron, Kuala Lumpur: A Supper Club is Born

Transparent Apron, Kuala Lumpur: A Supper Club is Born
By A Lil’ Fat Monkey I have a friend. His name is Ryonn Leong. But before you write this off as a childish essay, let me clarify that childhood dreams — and not childishness — is what this article is about. You see, Ryonn who hails from Kelantan has been playing masak-masak since he was ...

Steve Allen at Dish @ Dua Annexe, Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur

Steve Allen at Dish @ Dua Annexe, Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) Four times to Dish and I reckon it’s not the last visit. I peeked back at my archives. Way back in 2009, Dish (Delicious Ingredients Steak House) blazed into the city’s dining scene. At that time, it was the decadent bone marrow and caveman portions of steaks that got everyone’s tongues wagging. ...

DISH, Dua Annexe: The Art of Dish-ing by Chef Steve Allen

DISH, Dua Annexe: The Art of Dish-ing by Chef Steve Allen
By A Lil’ Fat Monkey My friends must think that I’ve gone missing by now. They’ve not heard of or seen my face for a good while now. But try explaining to them how your bosses and colleagues expect you to be a creative solution agency, an events company, a marketing & communications expert, social ...

Transparent Apron Supper Club @ Kuala Lumpur

Transparent Apron Supper Club @ Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) Psssst…. I have a secret! I do love secrets. Not so much about telling them but keeping them close to my heart. In the past year or so, Kuala Lumpur seems to have been inundated with supper clubs that have become fashionable and the alternative to diners sick of the restaurant scene. ...

Gas PETRONAS Home Delivery Number – Dial – 1300 – 888 – GAS (427)

Gas PETRONAS Home Delivery Number – Dial – 1300 – 888 – GAS (427)
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) Gas! Gas! Gas! Without gas, there will be no food… One of my greatest fears when it comes to cooking is no gas. Believe me, it has happened to me before. Just before an important dinner, that’s when the gas tank miraculously decides to die out on me. Darn embarrassing to throw ...

Dungeness Crabs @ Elegant Inn, Menara Hap Seng, Jalan P. Ramlee, Kuala Lumpur

Dungeness Crabs @ Elegant Inn, Menara Hap Seng, Jalan P. Ramlee, Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) Elegant Inn tends to be one of those steadfast places we always go for Chinese food. This time, a tasting session of a few dishes they had introduced led to a very nice discovery…. a new breed of crabs aka Dungeness. I’ve eaten it before in San Francisco but this particular crab ...

S.Wine Café, Publika Solaris Dutamas: Pork-Lover’s Heaven

S.Wine Café, Publika Solaris Dutamas: Pork-Lover’s Heaven
By A Lil’ Fat Monkey So, the reigning king of KL’s restaurant scene has finally opened up his first non-halal venture. And we say it’s about damn time, cos’ frankly there is only so much duck we can chew on at his other establishments before we move on to the next BIG thing. They were ...

The case of the disappearing giant macaron

The case of the disappearing giant macaron
By Lyrical Lemongrass I was already in bed when Bald Eagle came home from work. As he reached over to kiss me, I could detect a faint smell of coffee on his breath. To be specific, it smelled like caramel latte. To be even more precise, it smelled like the caramel latte macaron I had ...

Vietnamese Food @ Restaurant Kah Hing, Taman Sri Sinar, Segambut

Vietnamese Food @ Restaurant Kah Hing, Taman Sri Sinar, Segambut
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) It sounded a little too good to be true. A place that served cheap and cheerful Vietnamese food in Kuala Lumpur? My friend S had searched online and discovered this place tucked within the confines of Segambut. I’m always game for any food brought in by the immigrants that have landed on ...

Putien @ 1 Utama Shopping Centre, Petaling Jaya

Putien @ 1 Utama Shopping Centre, Petaling Jaya
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) Getting back into the groove of work means sacrificing the blog, just a little bit…sorry! Must admit I’ve fallen into a food rut. You know the kind where you prefer to eat the old and familiar versus the new and happening? It’s not as though I’ve not tried to hit those happening ...

The Fat Duck Builds Anticipation with Like A Kid In A Sweet Shop Video

By A Lil’ Fat Monkey Foodies worldwide and haute cuisine-stalkers would have read this piece of news earlier this week. But just in case you haven’t, let me bring you up to speed. Top British chef Heston Blumenthal has recently added another layer to the dining experience at his Michelin-starred restaurant by creating a virtual ...

Last Chance to eat at Kampachi’s Buffet @ Equatorial Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur

Last Chance to eat at Kampachi's Buffet @ Equatorial Kuala Lumpur, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) I’m sure you have heard already that Equatorial Kuala Lumpur will be soon closing their doors. The target date is 31 March, when they start tearing the old hotel to make way for the new. While rumours are adrift on whether the hotel returns or not, one thing is sure we will ...

Penang One @ Bandar Puteri Puchong, Puchong

Penang One @ Bandar Puteri Puchong, Puchong
By noreply@blogger.com (boo_licious) Call me a food stalker.. That is how I felt with numerous visits I did to this place, where I sneakily took pictures of all their great food. There is always a lot of excitement when I discover something new. With this place, I was thrilled to discover it served a rare ...

Menya Musashi: Famous Tokyo Ramen Chain in KL for Limited Time…Go Grab A Bowl Now!

Menya Musashi: Famous Tokyo Ramen Chain in KL for Limited Time…Go Grab A Bowl Now!
By A Lil’ Fat Monkey If you ask any locals in Tokyo to name the place they head to for their favourite bowl of ramen in the bustling metropolis, chances are the name Menya Musashi would crop up as one of the top suggestions. And that would definitely explain the famous long queues in front ...

Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day treats by A Slice of Heaven

Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day treats by A Slice of Heaven
By Lyrical Lemongrass Time certainly flies when you’re having fun. It’s been a mixed end-2011/beginning-2012 for me. Memorable events include a car accident that happened in December which tarnished my no-accident-in-25-years-of-driving record. The accident made me realise that shit happens no matter how well you think you’ve orchestrated your life. I rarely nag my husband ...

Batu 8 Kapar Sea-foods (yes, with an “s”), Kapar

By Lyrical Lemongrass Six of us squeezed into Bald Eagle’s Audi last weekend and headed off towards Kapar, armed with just a GPS and a lot of faith, on a quest for some “pretty awesome seafood”. Only Jun had been there before in his much younger days while riding in the backseat of his mummy’s ...

Raya cakes by Just Heavenly and A Slice of Heaven

Raya cakes by Just Heavenly and A Slice of Heaven
By Lyrical Lemongrass The Fabulous Bakers have done it again. Time to sample their wonderful and gorgeous creations this Raya. Who can say no to cakes by JUST HEAVENLY! Angels in heaven shiver in delight at the very thought of that divine cake sliding through the palate as they play their harps. Malaysians are a ...

Oh My Goodness! Giant burger at The Daily Grind, Bangsar

Oh My Goodness!  Giant burger at The Daily Grind, Bangsar
By Lyrical Lemongrass “I’m not telling you, ‘Never eat a hamburger.’ Just eat the good ones with real beef, you know, like the ones from that mom-and-pop diner down the street, … And it’s so good that when you take a bite out of that burger, you just know somewhere in the world a vegan ...

La Bodega, Bangsar

La Bodega, Bangsar
By Lyrical Lemongrass I’ve always believed that my work life should be kept separate from my personal life, and because of that I’ve rarely spoken about my work on the blog. My friends lead glamorous lives, but mine is office-bound, approximately 12 to 14 hours a day, including some weekends. As a result of more ...

Casbah, Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

Casbah, Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur
By Lyrical Lemongrass Yoghurt sorbet and stewed apricots I love storytelling. I remember being 7 years old, standing up in front of a fidgety audience of 7 to 9 year olds in school and giving them my best reading of Red Riding Hood. I was clueless as to why I was doing it; all that ...

Fatboybakes’ Salty Caramel Chocolate Cake

Fatboybakes’ Salty Caramel Chocolate Cake
By Lyrical Lemongrass How sweet it is to be loved by you How sweet it is to be loved by you I needed to be pampered with chocolate cake and there you were I needed you to understand my butt and pounds and there you were A big cake, bold and bitter Sweet and salty, ...

CHINA TREASURES Sime Darby Convention Centre

CHINA TREASURES Sime Darby Convention Centre
By bigboysoven The newly reopening with great style recently was the China Treasures, the well-loved Halal fine dining Chinese restaurant in Sime Darby Convention Centre at Bukit Kiara. The restaurant was refurbished tastefully with subtle, contemporary decor influenced by oriental elegance and can now accommodate up to 150 persons. I felt so at home having ...
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